The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continual Improvement
North West / Cheshire
Rank 60 78 92
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 29 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.79% 1.91% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 2.29% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 24
Median salary £48,750 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £30,850 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,250 £49,700
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
887 1091 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.37% 83.22% 87.64%
Number of salaries quoted 673 965 1330
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,750 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Cheshire region.

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Cheshire

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +25 11 £50,000 - 2
Chester - 6 - - 1
Macclesfield -3 4 £47,500 -40.62%
Wilmslow -22 1 £59,413 +9.85% 1
Northwich - 1 £34,000 -
Continuous Improvement
North West

Continuous Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Continuous Improvement.

1 37 (56.06%) ITIL
2 24 (36.36%) Finance
3 19 (28.79%) Process Improvement
4 15 (22.73%) Defect Management
4 15 (22.73%) ISEB
5 14 (21.21%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (21.21%) Regression Testing
5 14 (21.21%) Line Management
5 14 (21.21%) Test Scripting
6 13 (19.70%) .NET
7 12 (18.18%) C#
8 11 (16.67%) Windows
8 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 10 (15.15%) Risk Management
9 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
10 9 (13.64%) Service Delivery
11 8 (12.12%) Information Security
11 8 (12.12%) Citrix
11 8 (12.12%) Degree
12 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
12 7 (10.61%) CISSP
12 7 (10.61%) Management Information System
12 7 (10.61%) CISA
12 7 (10.61%) CISM
12 7 (10.61%) Risk Assessment
13 6 (9.09%) Banking
13 6 (9.09%) Data Security
13 6 (9.09%) BCP
13 6 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 6 (9.09%) ISSAP

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.03%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.52%) Apache
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Project
3 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Office 365
2 4 (6.06%) IaaS
3 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.52%) PaaS
4 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Firewall
2 2 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (3.03%) LAN
2 2 (3.03%) NetScaler
2 2 (3.03%) Wireless
3 1 (1.52%) BGP
3 1 (1.52%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.52%) FTP
3 1 (1.52%) HTTP
3 1 (1.52%) IPX
3 1 (1.52%) OSPF
3 1 (1.52%) RIP
3 1 (1.52%) SAN
3 1 (1.52%) SMTP
3 1 (1.52%) SNMP
3 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.52%) VoIP
3 1 (1.52%) WAN
3 1 (1.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) GIS
2 2 (3.03%) DB2
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.52%) Maven
2 1 (1.52%) MSI
2 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Banking
2 6 (9.09%) Marketing
3 5 (7.58%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (7.58%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.55%) Legal
5 2 (3.03%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.03%) Automotive
5 2 (3.03%) Retail
5 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Tester
2 13 (19.70%) Developer
3 11 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 11 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (9.09%) Chief Information Officer
5 6 (9.09%) Chief Information Security Officer
5 6 (9.09%) Chief Security Officer
5 6 (9.09%) CIO
5 6 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
5 6 (9.09%) Security Officer
6 5 (7.58%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.55%) PMO Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) .NET
2 2 (3.03%) jQuery
2 2 (3.03%) Spring
2 2 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.52%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.52%) Apache Commons
3 1 (1.52%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.52%) Ember.js
3 1 (1.52%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.52%) J2EE
3 1 (1.52%) JSON
3 1 (1.52%) JSON Schema
3 1 (1.52%) Node.js
3 1 (1.52%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.52%) REST
3 1 (1.52%) RESTful
3 1 (1.52%) XML
3 1 (1.52%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
1 7 (10.61%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Cryptography
3 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.55%) PKI
3 3 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 6 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.58%) Windows 10
4 4 (6.06%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.55%) Linux
5 3 (4.55%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.03%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.06%) ITIL
2 19 (28.79%) Process Improvement
3 15 (22.73%) Defect Management
4 14 (21.21%) Line Management
4 14 (21.21%) Regression Testing
4 14 (21.21%) Test Scripting
5 10 (15.15%) Risk Management
6 9 (13.64%) Service Delivery
7 8 (12.12%) Information Security
8 7 (10.61%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (9.09%) BCP
9 6 (9.09%) Data Security
9 6 (9.09%) ISMS
9 6 (9.09%) Security Monitoring
10 5 (7.58%) Migration
10 5 (7.58%) Project Management
10 5 (7.58%) Time Management
11 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (6.06%) Change Management
12 3 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) C#
2 5 (7.58%) Java
2 5 (7.58%) SQL
3 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.52%) Perl
4 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) ISEB
2 14 (21.21%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (12.12%) Degree
4 7 (10.61%) CISA
4 7 (10.61%) CISM
4 7 (10.61%) CISSP
5 6 (9.09%) ISSAP
5 6 (9.09%) PCI QSA
6 3 (4.55%) PMI Certification
6 3 (4.55%) PMP
7 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.52%) CCIE
8 1 (1.52%) CCNA
8 1 (1.52%) CCNP
8 1 (1.52%) MCSE
8 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (9.09%) ISO22301
1 6 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.06%) QA
3 3 (4.55%) FATCA
3 3 (4.55%) P3O
3 3 (4.55%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) SCCM
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.52%) Ganglia
3 1 (1.52%) Netcool
3 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) Citrix
3 5 (7.58%) Apple
4 3 (4.55%) Cisco
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle
5 2 (3.03%) Planview
5 2 (3.03%) VMware
6 1 (1.52%) Avaya
6 1 (1.52%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.52%) CA
6 1 (1.52%) IBM
6 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.52%) Splunk
6 1 (1.52%) Sybase
6 1 (1.52%) Teradata
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